Unemployment - Nigeria



Unemployment of Nigeria
Value & RankThe Unemployment of Nigeria is 7.50 (%) with a global rank of 109.
Nigeria compared to other CountriesThe Unemployment of Nigeria is similar to that of Togo, Somalia, Malawi, Equatorial Guinea, Cape Verde, Mozambique, Guinea-Bissau, Central African Republic, Argentina, Angola with a respective Unemployment of 7.60, 7.60, 7.60, 7.60, 7.60, 7.50, 7.50, 7.50, 7.50, 7.50 (%) and a global rank of 104, 105, 106, 107, 108, 110, 111, 112, 113, 114.Last 10 years averageNigeria had an average Unemployment of 8.25 (%) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Nigeria during the Great RecessionNigeria's Unemployment had a positive growth of 31.0% during the Great RecessionNigeria since the end of the Great RecessionNigeria's Unemployment had a negative growth (decline) of 1.32% since the end of the Great Recession
YearUnemployment (%) - Nigeria
19917.40
199228.00
19937.40
19947.40
19957.50
19967.50
19977.50
19987.50
19997.50
20007.60
20017.60
20027.70
20037.60
20047.70
20052.90
20065.80
20074.90
20087.60
20097.60
20107.60
201123.90
20127.50
Unemployment of Nigeria
Country NameGlobal RankUnemployment (%)
Togo1047.60
Somalia1057.60
Malawi1067.60
Equatorial Guinea1077.60
Cape Verde1087.60
Nigeria1097.50
Mozambique1107.50
Guinea-Bissau1117.50
Central African Republic1127.50
Argentina1137.50
Angola1147.50
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list of countries by Unemployment
Datasource: Compile from multiple sources
CIA - The World Factbook
Workbank - World Development Indicators